Condition for Registration
A group may apply for registration if it has 10 or more members who are above the age of 18 years.
The above group of 10 or more people meets for the purpose of forming a “formation committee”.
The Formation Committee:
This committee consisting of at least 7 persons who shall:
The Founders Meeting:
The Founders’ Meeting is convened by the Formation Committee after all registration documents are prepared and that the business is ready for registration.
At this meeting:
Registration Form: (Please download here)
The application for registration is made on the prescribed form to be submitted to the Registrar of Co-operatives with the following;
Approval for Registration
If the Registrar of Co-operatives is satisfied that the Co-operative has complied with the provisions of the Co-operatives Act, the Registrar shall then approve registration and signs its by-laws. A certificate of registration will then be issued.